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Steamed Beetroot Dip



  • 200 gof raw beetroot (approx 1 medium beetroot), cut into 8 pieces
  • 100 g cooked chickpeas (approx 1/2 tin drained chickpeas)
  • 1 garlic clove, - peeled
  • 30 g lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp tahini
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • salt & pepper
  • 1 tsphot English mustard

Recipe's preparation

  1. 1. Place raw beetroot in the Thermomix bowl and chop for 5 secs on speed 5

    2. Place the beetroot in the varoma on the top tray, cover the bades with water and when the water reaches varoma temp, steam the beetroot for 15 mins.

    3. Once the beetroot is cooked, place the varoma tray on the varoma lid and put in the fridge to cool down.

    4. Clean and dry the Thermomix bowl. Chop the garlic on speed 7 for 2-3 seconds.

    5. Add the chickpeas, tahini, oilve oil and lemon juice and blend on speed 4 for approx 4 mins or as long as it takes to get a really smooth consistency, (depends how soft your chickpeas are cooked). You will need to scrape down the sides of the bowl a few times.

    6. Add cooled beetroot to the bowl, add the mustard and a pich of salt and pepper. Stir on reverse on speed 2-3 till combined in approx 8-10 secs



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This dip is dairy free unlike most beetroot dip recipes that have yoghurt.

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  • I made this to take to a

    Submitted by Vonkad on 23. November 2014 - 12:40.

    I made this to take to a Christmas party. Everyone realy loved it. Only thing I'd do different would be to make a double quantity, so as to use a whole can of chick peas. And then I could freeze half for another time. 

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  • yuuum! Mustard instead of

    Submitted by 0s1r1s on 26. January 2011 - 18:53.

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    yuuum! Mustard instead of horseradish. that's a great idea.

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